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newscricket2 days ago

IRE vs SA | Chuffed to contributed to team's victory; bowlers were phenomenal, asserts David Miller 

David Miller, who helped South Africa win the second T20I against Ireland, stated that he was very happy to have contributed to the team's win, and further lauded the bowlers. Proteas skipper Temba Bavuma also reckoned that the team showed a great fight after starting poorly in the game.
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newscricket11 days ago

IRE vs SA | Huge day for Ireland but our target is to win the series, states Andrew Balbirnie

Ireland captain Andrew Balbirnie, whose ton on Tuesday propelled his side to a famous win over South Africa, admitted that the occasion was special, but stressed that Ireland are fully focussed on winning the three-match series. The win on Tuesday pushed Ireland to fifth in the Super League table.
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featurecricket21 days ago

Despite the away win in the Caribbean, South Africa have some glaring issues to fix

Phew, after a long drama, after five to-and-fro T20Is, South Africa finally clinched the series in a dramatic fashion to end their terrible away form. However, while the Proteas might be celebrating, there are some glaring issues that need to be addressed before the World T20 kicks off in October.
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newscricket21 days ago

WI vs SA | Incredible from the boys to bounce back under immense pressure, admits Temba Bavuma

South Africa’s limited-overs skipper Temba Bavuma has admitted that it was an incredible effort from the entire team to bounce back to win the series under immense pressure. Meanwhile, the player of the match, Aiden Markram credited Quinton de Kock for helping him make a difference with the bat.
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newscricketa month ago

Would like to see Proteas take strong stance against racism, urges CSA's chair Lawson Naidoo

CSA's newly elected chair Lawson Naidoo, who was appointed on Tuesday, has expressed that he would want to see the South African cricket team take a strong stance against racism at the international level. He added that South Africa have an added responsibility given their history with racism.
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newscricket4 months ago

SA vs PAK | South Africa erred by bowling ‘one too many overs’ of spin at the death, admits Mark Boucher

South Africa head coach Mark Boucher conceded that Pakistan deserved to win the ODIs and admitted that, in the final ODI, the Proteas erred tactically by bowling one too many overs of spin at the death. Boucher further stressed that having a weakened team is no excuse to put up a bad performance.
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newscricket4 months ago

SA vs PAK | Don't think my run-out was Quinton de Kock's fault, defends Fakhar Zaman

Pakistan opener Fakhar Zaman has defended Quinton de Kock and taken the blame of his run-out on himself after it became a major point of controversy. Not only Fakhar Zaman but South African skipper Temba Bavuma also came out in support of de Kock and termed it a 'clever' ploy by him.
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newscricket4 months ago

South Africa will look to replicate India and England’s positive ODI approach, states Aiden Markram

Aiden Markram asserted that South Africa will look to adopt a ‘positive and brave’ approach in the ODIs against Pakistan and insisted that the Proteas will take inspiration from both England and India. Markram further claimed that he was not expecting an ODI recall, and was glad to be back.
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newscricket5 months ago

Test captaincy is going to be tough but looking forward to the challenge, insists Dean Elgar 

South Africa's newly-appointed Test captain Dean Elgar pretty well knows that his new job is going to be a tough challenge but asserted that he is also up for the task. The Protean also added that he's going to be the same guy like before and feels fortunate enough to have got the leadership role.
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newscricket5 months ago

Dean Elgar named Proteas’ Test skipper; Temba Bavuma takes over the limited-overs duty

Cricket South Africa, on Thursday, has announced that opener Dean Elgar has been appointed as the skipper of the Test side after Quinton de Kock stepped down as the skipper, across formats. Meanwhile, the Proteas have named Temba Bavuma as the skipper for the upcoming World Cup events.
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